George S. Allen, MD, PhD

Professor, Emeritus Dr. Allen
Medical Center

Dr. George S. Allen is the Former William F. Meacham Professor & Chairman of Neurological Surgery. He was promoted to Professor, Emeritus in 2011.

Dr. Allen received his MD degree from Washington University in St. Louis, MO in 1967. He received his PhD from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN in 1975.

Postgraduate Training:
Dr. Allen completed his internship training in Surgery at Duke University in Durham, NC in 1968. He was a research associate at the National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Stroke from 1968 to 1970. He continued his residency training in Neurosurgery at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN between 1970 and 1975, where he also received his doctorate degree. He became a diplomate of the American Board of Neurological Surgeons in 1978.

Dr. Allen no longer sees patients clinically.

For Pituitary Tumors:
Kyle D. Weaver, M.D
Vanderbilt Pituitary Center

For Brain Tumors:
Vanderbilt Tumor Neurosurgery.
Vanderbilt Brain Tumor Center

For Aneurysms:
Vanderbilt Vascular Neurosurgery

Click here to view Dr. Allen’s full Curriculum Vitae.


Office: (414) 882-7330
Cell: (615) 347-1010